Diabetes And DepressionThe Diabetes Site
By Kathleen Blanchard RN for eMaxHealth.com
One of the challenges associated with diabetes is maintaining a healthy outlook on life. Variations in blood sugar levels can affect mood. According to the American Diabetes Association, people living with the disease that affects 25.8 million children and adults in the United States are at risk for depression, though the reasons aren’t entirely clear.
Some research suggests depression is a risk factor for diabetes because is causes hormonal imbalances that